• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Keep soil surface moist, but not soggy.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Large leaves on basal stems 2 to 3 ft. tall, 4 to 5 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Dramatic Foliage Color
    Blooms:
    Inconspicuous
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:a-loh-KAY-see-uh
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Large leaves on basal stems 2 to 3 ft. tall, 4 to 5 ft. wide.
    Foliage color:Dark Green
    Blooms:Inconspicuous
    Garden styleTropical
  • Care
    Care Information
    Keep soil moist and add a controlled release fertilizer to the potting mix or garden soil. Remove dead or damaged leaves as required. In cooler climates, can be enjoyed outdoors, but move indoors before the threat of frost.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: High
    Keep soil surface moist, but not soggy.